Beginner Crochet Infinity Scarf

I am not an expert crocheter by any means, but I like to dabble now and again (like with this easy beginner crochet infinity scarf). However, if I break out my yarn and crochet hook — it’s gotta be simple. Super Easy Peasy. I found the perfect stitch pattern that was easy to handle and […]

Outdoor landscape – DIY sidewalk

Here we are again… everyone to the front! Okay, so we’ve got the front door covered, revived the sad front porch boards, ripped off the old nasty balcony, and now we need somewhere to walk. A DIY Sidewalk. Here’s how we started out… weeds and field stones. Like this post? Sign up for fresh content, […]

Mid-century Goodness (Part 2) – Reupholster an Armchair

So last we saw my mid-century beauty, she was looking about like this… Right. I was feeling pretty good about myself. Oh look at me… those buttons are perfection! Mmm Hmm… then, came the arms. There are two of them, you know. Double trouble. Like this post? Sign up for fresh content, and free printables!

More Chevron, Please!

Yep, it’s official. I have a problem. A problem turning down the zig-zaggy goodness of a chevron stripe. Proven here, and here. I also love when the Kiddo’s toys are organized. So, I was so happy when I found these storage cubes to help us do a little more stashing and hiding under the TV, […]

Finally, the paint reveal!

Well, we did our FIRST paint job in the new place! It looks alright… right?! But, I think I should revisit where we started out. This pinky-beige was in every room of the house so we definitely needed to break it up a bit. Here’s how she was looking a couple days before we broke […]

Kitchen Desk Clean-Up and Inspiration!

Finally cleaned up the desk in our dining room… ahhhhhh… It started out something like this (this, would be the “Keeping it Real” part of the post) … OY! This was the dumping ground for all the things we’ve been needing, and using the first couple weeks in the new digs. And, all the things […]

Laundry Room – Before and After

Okay, okay… so the laundry room is not the most important room in the house. But, if you’re a laundry nerd like me (ie: you enjoy folding a warm fluffy towel to even perfection), you’ll appreciate this one. No one says it can’t be pretty where the work is done. But before we get to […]